Graduates earn 4,746 degrees, certificates from Arkansas State University-Main Campus


About 39.5 percent of the 4,746 degrees and certificates handed out by Arkansas State University-Main Campus in 2017-18 were to students in education programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

The agency's National Center for Education Statistics shows the public institution in Jonesboro conferred 1130 master's degrees and 559 certificates in education programs.

But the single most popular program was for a certificate in elementary and middle school administration/principalship. Data shows the school gave out 492 certificates in elementary and middle school administration/principalship, followed by 457 master's degrees in elementary and middle school administration/principalship and 390 associate's degrees in liberal arts and sciences/liberal studies.

The university enrolled 13,930 students for 2017-18, including 9,604 in undergraduate programs and 4,326 in graduate programs.

Degrees awarded for 2017-18
Program
Bachelor's degrees awarded
Associates degrees
Graduate and professional degrees awarded
Certificates awarded
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Percent of total
Elementary and Middle School Administration/Principalship
-
-
457
492
949
Curriculum and Instruction
-
-
265
6
271
Special Education and Teaching, Other
4
-
135
-
139
Reading Teacher Education
-
-
122
-
122
Education/Teaching of the Gifted and Talented
-
-
102
5
107
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
80
-
1
-
81
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs
-
-
-
32
32
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
29
-
-
-
29
College Student Counseling and Personnel Services
-
-
23
-
23
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
19
-
1
-
20
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
-
-
-
19
19
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other
-
-
11
5
16
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
-
-
13
-
13
English/Language Arts Teacher Education
10
-
2
-
12
Mathematics Teacher Education
10
-
2
-
12
Music Teacher Education
11
-
1
-
12
Social Science Teacher Education
6
-
1
-
7
Biology Teacher Education
4
-
2
-
6
Special Education and Teaching, General
-
-
5
-
5
Foreign Language Teacher Education
1
-
-
-
1
Physics Teacher Education
-
-
-
-
-
Chemistry Teacher Education
-
-
-
-
-
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Speech or Language Impairments
-
-
-
-
-
Business Teacher Education
-
-
-
-
-
Elementary Education and Teaching
-
-
-
-
-
Education total
174
-
1,143
559
1,876
39.5
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
-
390
-
-
390
General Studies
204
28
-
-
232
Humanities/Humanistic Studies
-
-
-
-
-
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities total
204
418
-
-
622
13.1
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
184
93
30
-
307
Physical Therapy Technician/Assistant
-
39
-
-
39
Nurse Anesthetist
-
-
33
-
33
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
31
-
-
-
31
Occupational Therapist Assistant
-
29
-
-
29
Physical Therapy/Therapist
-
-
27
-
27
Health and Wellness, General
27
-
-
-
27
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
-
-
27
-
27
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
22
-
-
-
22
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling
-
-
-
20
20
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
12
-
-
-
12
Dietetics/Dietitian
8
-
-
-
8
Athletic Training/Trainer
8
-
-
-
8
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
-
1
-
6
7
Nursing Practice
-
-
3
-
3
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
-
-
1
-
1
Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/Counselor
-
-
1
-
1
Health/Health Care Administration/Management
-
-
-
-
-
Nursing Education
-
-
-
-
-
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor
-
-
-
-
-
Occupational Therapy/Therapist
-
-
-
-
-
Health Professions and Related Programs total
292
162
122
26
602
12.7
Business Administration and Management, General
107
-
42
-
149
Accounting
53
1
10
-
64
Finance, General
56
-
-
-
56
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
45
-
-
-
45
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
10
-
-
-
10
International Business/Trade/Commerce
7
-
-
-
7
Management Information Systems, General
-
4
-
-
4
Business/Managerial Economics
3
-
-
-
3
Organizational Leadership
-
-
-
-
-
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
-
-
-
-
-
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
281
5
52
-
338
7.1
Public Administration
-
-
99
-
99
Social Work
54
-
43
-
97
Public Administration and Social Service Professions total
54
-
142
-
196
4.1
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
21
-
62
-
83
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
69
-
12
-
81
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General
6
-
-
-
6
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies total
96
-
74
-
170
3.6
Criminology
62
-
-
-
62
Sociology
29
-
4
-
33
Political Science and Government, General
19
-
1
-
20
Economics, General
10
-
-
-
10
Social Sciences total
120
-
5
-
125
2.6
Communication, General
39
-
-
-
39
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication, Other
37
-
-
-
37
Radio, Television, and Digital Communication, Other
24
-
-
-
24
Journalism, Other
7
-
-
-
7
Journalism
2
-
4
-
6
Radio and Television
-
-
5
-
5
Communication and Media Studies, Other
-
-
4
-
4
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia
-
-
1
-
1
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other
-
-
-
-
-
Health Communication
-
-
-
-
-
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication
-
-
-
-
-
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs total
109
-
14
-
123
2.6
Agribusiness/Agricultural Business Operations
46
-
19
-
65
Plant Sciences, General
31
-
-
-
31
Animal Sciences, General
16
-
-
-
16
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences total
93
-
19
-
112
2.4
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
88
-
11
-
99
Molecular Biology
-
-
-
-
-
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology
-
-
-
-
-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences total
88
-
11
-
99
2.1
Computer and Information Sciences, General
17
-
46
-
63
Data Processing and Data Processing Technology/Technician
18
-
-
-
18
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
35
-
46
-
81
1.7
Psychology, General
65
-
3
-
68
Psychology, Other
-
-
-
-
-
Clinical Child Psychology
-
-
-
-
-
Psychology total
65
-
3
-
68
1.4
Mechanical Engineering
26
-
-
-
26
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
13
-
-
-
13
Civil Engineering, General
13
-
-
-
13
Engineering, General
-
-
7
-
7
Engineering total
52
-
7
-
59
1.2
Art/Art Studies, General
18
-
-
-
18
Commercial and Advertising Art
12
-
-
-
12
Music Performance, General
7
-
4
-
11
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
11
-
-
-
11
Music, General
5
-
-
-
5
Fine and Studio Arts Management
-
-
-
-
-
Visual and Performing Arts total
53
-
4
-
57
1.2
Engineering/Industrial Management
-
-
22
-
22
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-Related Fields, Other
20
-
-
-
20
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields total
20
-
22
-
42
0.9
Crisis/Emergency/Disaster Management
17
1
15
-
33
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
-
-
3
-
3
Criminal Justice/Police Science
-
-
-
-
-
Forensic Science and Technology
-
-
-
-
-
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
-
-
-
-
-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services total
17
1
18
-
36
0.8
English Language and Literature, General
18
-
10
-
28
English Language and Literature/Letters total
18
-
10
-
28
0.6
Chemistry, General
20
-
3
-
23
Physics, General
4
-
-
-
4
Physical Sciences total
24
-
3
-
27
0.6
History, General
14
-
8
-
22
History total
14
-
8
-
22
0.5
Child Care and Support Services Management
-
-
19
-
19
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences total
-
-
19
-
19
0.4
Mathematics, General
10
-
5
-
15
Mathematics and Statistics total
10
-
5
-
15
0.3
Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management
7
-
-
-
7
Environmental Studies
-
-
4
-
4
Environmental Science
-
-
3
-
3
Natural Resources and Conservation total
7
-
7
-
14
0.3
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
7
-
-
-
7
Hispanic and Latin American Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
-
-
-
-
-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics total
7
-
-
-
7
0.1
Area Studies, Other
-
-
4
-
4
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies total
-
-
4
-
4
0.1
Philosophy
3
-
-
-
3
Philosophy and Religious Studies total
3
-
-
-
3
0.1
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
1
-
-
-
1
Gerontology
-
-
-
-
-
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies total
1
-
-
-
1
0

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